Sargol Saffron

Sargol saffron is the more amount of Iranian export every year.  Little break Sargol saffron is very pure type of saffron which is composed of threads without style. 105-115 kg of saffron flowers produces 1kg of Sargol saffron.

 

–Moisture: Sargol Saffron is very sensitive to moisture. Because its stigmas are dried and only needs it for fragrance so its moisture should be 8% max.

–Colour: Red and rich and power. Its Color Strength is 220-270 USP.

–Shape: Dry, red, oval, stick and round and a little break are seen in the threads.

–Size: 1 cm.

–Taste: Pure taste of Sargol saffron is with hints of bitter.

–Aroma: Saffron has a strong or excellent aroma with better quality and special essence.

Negin Saffron

Negin saffron is longer and thicker by common saffron. It is pure and contains stigma without the style and is the most expensive Saffron in the world. It has no style & pollen and just consists of red parts of stigma with a high strength of coloring and aroma.

 

–Moisture: It is very sensitive to moisture. Because its stigmas are dried and only needs it for fragrance so its moisture should be under 8.2%.

–Colour: Red and rich and power (Fully Red and Deep Red). Its Color Strength is above 250 USP.

–Shape: Dry, red, oval, stick, elongated, raw, round, all red and without no broken.

–Size: 1.5 cm. It’s a bit larger by Sargol saffron.

–Taste: Pure taste of saffron is with hints of bitter.

–Aroma: Saffron has a strong or excellent aroma with better quality and special essence.

Pushali Saffron

Pushali Saffron contains of threads with 2 – 3 mm style. The presence of style (white or yellow part) gives a great fragrance and its coloring power is about 220 USP.

–Moisture: Saffron is very sensitive to moisture.It’s stigmas are dried and only needs it for fragrance so its moisture should be fewer than 7%.

–Colour: Golden color. It’s red & yellow but its red color is a lot more.

–Shape: Dry, golden, oval and round.

–Size: 1 to 1.5 cm

–Taste: Pure taste of Pushali saffron is rather bitter.

–AromaSaffron has a strong or excellent aroma.

Bunch Saffron

Bunch or Dasteh saffron includes all parts of saffron threads with the whole style. It contains stigma and style. The red part of saffron stigmas and the white- yellow part of saffron styles are put together and turned by a string as a bunch of saffron. In fact, the Red and white part in Bunch saffron should be between 70 to 75% and the root part is about 25 to 30 %. The power of color and quality of bunch saffron is less than other types of saffron.  It is about 190 to 210 USP.

–Moisture: Saffron is very sensitive to moisture. Because its stigmas are dried and only needs it for fragrance so its moisture should be fewer than 8%.

–Colour: Red and white but its red color is more.

–Shape: Dry, red – white, oval , round, long and Elongated.

–Size: 2 to 3 cm.

–Taste: Pure taste of Bunch saffron is rather bitter.

–Aroma: Saffron has a good and excellent aroma and special essence but its power aroma is less than Sargol saffron.